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From: mpagano@gentoo.org (Mike Pagano )
To: Gentoo Kernel List <gentoo-kernel@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-kernel] [ANNOUNCE] genpatches-2.6.25-11 release
Date: Mon, 06 Oct 2008 20:45:45
Message-Id: 20081006204542.AB6356456D@smtp.gentoo.org
This is an automated email announcing the release of genpatches-2.6.25-11


CHANGES SINCE 2.6.25-10
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Revision 1342: 
Version bump to Linux 2.6.25.16 (mpagano)
Added: 1015_linux-2.6.25.16.patch

Revision 1345: 
Adding 2.6.25.17, and three security patches. A null pointer dereference in the thinkpad acpi, another one in nfs and missing capability checks. (mpagano)
Added: 1016_linux-2.6.25.17.patch
Added: 1500_thinkpad_acpi-null-ptr-deref-fix.patch
Added: 1501_nfs-validate_mount_data-null-ptr-deref-fixes.patch
Added: 1502_wan-sbni_ioctl-add-missing-capability-checks.patch

Revision 1346: 
2.6.25-11 release (mpagano)


PATCHES
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When the website updates, the complete patch list and split-out patches will be
available here:
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/patches-2.6.25-11.htm
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.25-11.base.tar.bz2
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches/tarballs/genpatches-2.6.25-11.extras.tar.bz2


ABOUT GENPATCHES
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genpatches is the patchset applied to some kernels available in Portage.

For more information, see the genpatches homepage:
http://dev.gentoo.org/~dsd/genpatches

For a simple example of how to use genpatches in your kernel ebuild, look at a
recent gentoo-sources-2.6.* ebuild.